Nov 13, 2012 11:00am EST
extending from here all the way to california. and from canada all the way down to north texas. we have a huge air mass that is unusually chilly for this time of november. we are beginning to clear out thanks to high pressure moving in from the west. it's here for the rest of the afternoon as we go forward. a clear sky tonight. by dawn tomorrow, we'll be down to near or below freezing in much of the region and during the day tuesday or wednesday, we'll have clear skies. wednesday evening and thursday might have a few clouds coming through. as we take a look at the forecast for today, for the afternoon, enjoy at least some sunshine. it won't feel warm hovering in the 40s for the afternoon. northwest winds gusting around 20 miles per hour. a clear sky tonight, leave your winter coat. it will be cold dropping near 40 by midnight. lighter winds, then all the way down to near freezing tomorrow morning. lots of sun wednesday afternoon. highs around 50. thursday morning lows mid-30s, partly cloudy. on friday, we have sunshine back with 30s in the morning and afternoon highs. only the low 50s.